Welcome to STAGBI

STAGBI is a breed society and was established to provide credibility and integrity to the Standardbred and Trotting Horse in Harness Racing and other equestrian sports throughout Britain and Ireland. STAGBI is the approved registration organisation with the UK government department DEFRA and at the 2003 International World Trotting conference STAGBI was recognised and approved as the standardbred registration body for Britain and Ireland.

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Latest News

Notice of the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - November 2019

Sunday 1st December 2019, 11.30 am at the Premier Inn, Manchester


Persons wishing to attend should notify STAGBI by 15th Nov 2019 (by email info@standardbred.org or 07581 438805)


The AGM will be followed by an Ordinary General Meeting, at which other business may be discussed. Items for discussion should be submitted to STAGBI by 15th Nov 2019. Only items listed will be discussed at this meeting. Discussion time of 15 min per item, agenda will be published before the start of AGM



Preparing for Brexit - horse export - October 2019

Export horses and ponies: special rules - Please see Governement website for more information.



Foal Registrations - October 2019

REMINDER: Foal Registrations are due by the 31st October 2019. Applications received after this date will be considered ‘late applications’ and increased fees will be applied. If you have not already done so, please contact STAGBI for a Foal Registration Pack.



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